Lowes Island Elementary School

Lowes Island Elementary School serves 696 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the VA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 47%.
Lowes Island Elementary School operates within the Loudoun County Public s School District.

Overview

The student population of 696 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 696 students
Lowes Island Elementary School Total Students (1998-2012)
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 33 teachers
Lowes Island Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1999-2012)
Students by Grade Lowes Island Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.50 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 21:1 15:1
Lowes Island Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1999-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
14%
6%
Lowes Island Elementary School Asian (1998-2012)
Hispanic
7%
12%
Lowes Island Elementary School Hispanic (1998-2012)
Black
3%
25%
Lowes Island Elementary School Black (1998-2012)
White
69%
53%
Lowes Island Elementary School White (1998-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Lowes Island Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Lowes Island Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.50 0.41
Lowes Island Elementary School Diversity Score (1998-2012)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
4%
32%
Lowes Island Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1998-2012)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
1%
7%
Lowes Island Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 65,970 students has grown by 15% over five years.
School District Name Loudoun County Public s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
79
8
Number of Students Managed 65,970 3,801
Loudoun County Public s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $799 MM $43 MM
Loudoun County Public s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $913 MM $42 MM
Loudoun County Public s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $14,045 $11,282
Loudoun County Public s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $16,049 $11,065
Loudoun County Public s School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Dominion High School (1.8 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Seneca Ridge Middle School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Meadowland Elementary School (1.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Sterling Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Meadowland Elementary School
    729 South Sugarland Run Dr
    Sterling , VA , 20164
    (571)434-4440
    1.3  mi  |  467  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Sterling Seneca Ridge Middle School
    98 Seneca Ridge Dr
    Sterling , VA , 20164
    (571)434-4420
    1.6  mi  |  1010  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Sterling Dominion High School
    21326 Augusta Dr
    Sterling , VA , 20164
    (571)434-4400
    1.8  mi  |  1333  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Sterling Sugarland Elementary School
    65 Sugarland Run Dr
    Sterling , VA , 20164
    (571)434-4460
    1.9  mi  |  557  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Sterling Horizon Elementary School
    46665 Broadmore Dr
    Sterling , VA , 20165
    (571)434-3260
    2  mi  |  742  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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